James (Xiong Chiamiov) Pearson

Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about James.

http://changedmy.name
https://www.goodreads.com/xiong_chiamiov

Add as a Friend Follow Reviews   Send Message | Compare Books


Predictably Irrat...
Rate this book
Clear rating

progress: 
 
  (page 139 of 400)
Jan 04, 2017 10:10PM

 
New Arabian Nights
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
The Picture of Do...
Rate this book
Clear rating

progress:  Oct 15, 2016 09:10AM

 
See all 26 books that James is reading…

James’s Recent Updates

Murder and Magic by Randall Garrett
Rate this book
Clear rating
Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely
Rate this book
Clear rating
James (Xiong Chiamiov) Pearson is currently reading
Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely
Rate this book
Clear rating
Hello, Startup by Yevgeniy Brikman
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Executioness by Tobias S. Buckell
The Executioness
by Tobias S. Buckell (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Alchemist by Paolo Bacigalupi
The Alchemist
by Paolo Bacigalupi (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
James (Xiong Chiamiov) Pearson is currently reading
New Arabian Nights by Robert Louis Stevenson
Rate this book
Clear rating
James (Xiong Chiamiov) Pearson is currently reading
The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
Rate this book
Clear rating
James (Xiong Chiamiov) Pearson rated a book liked it
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
Rate this book
Clear rating
It's a bit difficult to give this book the review it deserves, since the twist is so well-known.

But I thought it was enjoyable. It's short, which is nice (at 1.3x, the audio book was four days' commute for me). Robert Louis Stevenson has a style I en
...more
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of James's books…
Madeleine L'Engle
“You have to write the book that wants to be written. And if the book will be too difficult for grown-ups, then you write it for children.”
Madeleine L'Engle

Mark Twain
“Substitute 'damn' every time you're inclined to write 'very;' your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be.”
Mark Twain

Shannon Hale
“In some ways, I don’t feel as if I had a choice. Looking back at my childhood, even before I could read and write, I was making up stories. I love reading and I love telling stories, and the times in my life when I’ve tried to ignore that part of me, I’ve gone a little crazy. Characters start tugging on my sleeves, words start haunting me, and I feel generally unsatisfied. Really, being a writer sounds more like a mental illness than a professional choice.”
Shannon Hale

220 Goodreads Librarians Group — 70150 members — last activity 19 minutes ago
A place where all Goodreads members can work together to improve the Goodreads book catalog. Non-librarians are welcome to join the group as well, to ...more
Nat
Nat
1,318 books | 140 friends

Bob
Bob
87 books | 58 friends

Chris Dary
114 books | 48 friends

Pat
Pat
159 books | 26 friends

Jenee
312 books | 9 friends

Chris G...
161 books | 50 friends

Jason H...
94 books | 4 friends

Shirley
46 books | 70 friends

More friends…
Treasure Island by Robert Louis StevensonCaptain Blood by Rafael SabatiniTwenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne
Maritime Classics
120 books — 86 voters




Polls voted on by James

Lists liked by James